Selected Projects


African Development Fund: Skills, Jobs and Entrepreneurship in Rwanda

05/08/2013 - Rwanda has been an economic success and has maintained a strong growth path averaging 8% per year over the last decade. Rwanda has made remarkable progresses on the Millennium Development Goals, particularly in areas of health, an...

Categories: Rwanda, Human Capital Development, Economic & Financial Governance


African Virtual University: Transforming Africa into a Global Knowledge Hub

05/08/2013 - The African Virtual University (AVU) has established the largest distance and eLearning network in over 27 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa, and produced more than 40,000 graduates. It hosts 219 open educational modules ranging fro...

Categories: Education, Human Capital Development, Information & Communication Technology


Côte d’Ivoire: Emerging From Conflict Gender-Based Component of a Multi-sector Support Project

25/07/2013 - Problem: Gender Based Violence leaves insurmountable challenges for victims Côte d’Ivoire’s political crisis in 2001 worsened the humanitarian situation in the country and gender-based violence (GBV) grew to affect 67% of wom...

Categories: Côte d’Ivoire, Gender, Health, Human Capital Development


Cross River State: Rural Access and Mobility Project in Nigeria

21/05/2013 - Cross River State has an enviable history in Nigeria, yet until 2008, most rural roads were in poor, impassable conditions. They had a negative impact on the local economy, especially agricultural activities, with poor rural roads...

Categories: Nigeria, Infrastructure, Agriculture & Agro-industries, Human Capital Development


A Focus on Green Growth: the Green Morocco Plan

20/05/2013 - In July 2012, the African Development Bank (AfDB) granted a EUR 105 million loan to the Green Morocco Plan Support Programme (PAPMV). Approved by the Moroccan authorities in April 2008, the Green Morocco Plan (PMV) will be spread ...

Categories: Morocco, Agriculture & Agro-industries, Water Supply & Sanitation, Energy & Power, Human Capital Development


Transports : Marrakech et Tanger sur les rails du futur

20/05/2013 - Marrakech, samedi 16 mars 2013, 9h20 du matin. C’est le calme plat à la gare de Marrakech. Même les panneaux indicateurs, où s’affichent les nombreuses destinations au départ et à l’arrivée du terminus, semblent au rep...

Categories: Morocco, Transport, Human Capital Development


Education : les bienfaits d’un collège « rural » au Maroc

20/05/2013 - Les écoles publiques (primaire, collège et lycée) se multiplient à travers le territoire marocain, au plus grand bonheur des enfants – et des parents. Aperçu, avec le collège de Toualaa. A peine sorti de terre, le collège...

Categories: Morocco, Education, Human Capital Development


Accès à l’eau potable au Maroc : de meilleures conditions de vie en milieu rural

20/05/2013 - Depuis 2001, le Royaume fournit de gros efforts pour généraliser l’accès à l’eau potable, en multipliant les chantiers de raccordement et de distribution. La BAD est le premier bailleur de fonds dans le secteur de l’Eau ...

Categories: Morocco, Human Capital Development, Water Supply & Sanitation


Pour un droit à la santé inclusif : l’expérience réussie dans une Kasbah au Maroc

20/05/2013 - Investir dans les soins de santé est à la base de la croissance inclusive et durable. Tel est le crédo de la BAD, mais aussi du Maroc, qui travaille depuis 2005 à favoriser l’accès de tous, notamment des plus démunis, à d...

Categories: Morocco, Health, Human Capital Development


Reducing Maternal and Child Mortality Through Improved Health Care Delivery in Kampala

04/10/2012 - As many countries in Africa experience impressive economic growth, the continent has made significant gains in health such as an overall reduction in child mortality. However, gains made vary and certain segments of the population...

Categories: Uganda, Human Capital Development, Health